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Mercury is retrograde for the first three weeks of November. He moves backwards from 27-11 degrees of Scorpio. The question under review is: What is the quality of my life? It is an opportunity to rethink old habit patterns and emotional responses and an excellent time for self-evaluation. It is a good time to change your mind.
November 1 – Moon in Capricorn. You will have to reschedule some plans. Whittle down your list of what you want to get done this month. Pick up some old lists and focus on what never got done and do that. Venus enters Sagittarius and she lightens up your mood. She will help you see the Mercury retrograde mix-ups as adventures.
November 2 – Moon in Capricorn. It’s a serious day when you’ll feel better working on a project than trying to goof off. The proverbial chickens have come home to roost making you look back at past actions. You will do some reality checks to see if you are still on the right path. Talking with older people will be of great benefit to you.
November 3 – Moon in Aquarius. TURN CLOCKS BACK ONE HOUR. The time shift back to Standard time is disorienting for your body so stay in your mind as much as you can. Read, listen to lectures, feed your brain with new ideas and concepts. Write down your most bizarre thoughts. Look at old science fiction movies or books to see what people thought life today would be like.
November 4 – Moon in Aquarius. Working with Mercury in retrograde motion is the new normal for the next three weeks. Be conscious of that and make sure to double check all you write, compute, and send out. Do car repair and fix things before they demand that you do. It’s good day for thinking about the big picture of your life path. do tomorrow’s work today.
November 5 – Moon in Aquarius, VC from 9:37 am until 6:08 pm when it enters Pisces. Mars and Pluto have a strained meeting and this gives tension to the day. You need to watch out for letting someone try to bully you to see it their way. You may need to speak up to your boss. These two planets offer a challenge to the establishment, so be sure to vote.
November 6 – Moon in Pisces. Throw away the schedule and rely on your intuition as you go through the day. Make your choices by listening to your gut. You will be able to hear what people really mean when they speak to you no matter what their words are saying. Make time to meditate. Put yourself in a place where you can hear the silence.
November 7 – Moon in Pisces, VC 8:13 pm. It’s an excellent day for artistic activity. Pick up an old unfinished project and see what you can do to it, or let it go. Use inspiration, not thoughts, to guide you. Everyone will be in a spaced out, otherworldly mode, so don’t expect logical answers from them. Do some acts of service and be kind to everyone. Spend time on spiritual pursuits this evening.
November 8 – Moon in Aries. You wake up with new energy to go forward even if Mercury isn’t. This is a day for healing that part of you that feels in adequate to the task. Sit and listen and know that you are where you should be and doing what is right for this moment .You will receive inspiration for your long lost projects.
November 9 – Moon in Aries. Today is the day of the weekend to get things done. You have the energy to do two days work today. You won’t be stopped by the roadblocks in your path. You need to work alone and try to curb your impatience. Try to beat your personal best when you exercise. It’s a good night for catching up in your journal.
November 10 – Moon in Aries, VC from 9 am until 6:18 pm when it enters Taurus. The Universe gives you a day off. As much as it’s nice to have a lazy Sunday, you’ll be restless and need to keep busy puttering around. You’ll be happiest when you do things that expand your life. Think big and take some risks on those not so important things. You can rest this evening.
November 11 – Moon in Taurus. The Sun and Mercury meet today and this means that we are halfway through this retrograde Mercury period. If you are in the right place with the right kind of telescope you can see Mercury moving across the Sun, like a mini eclipse. Quiet your mind and listen for meaningful thoughts. Write down what you think today.
November 12 – Moon in Taurus, VC 10:48 am. Today’s full Moon celebrates the stillness in nature. It is a day to calm down and take a break. Get your important work done early in the morning. Put your hands in the earth – plant and transplant. Give your houseplants bigger pots to grow in. Listen to music and find ways to relax. Put your cares and concerns on the back burner for the day.
November 13 – Moon enters Gemini. You can make a choice that will turn your life in another direction. It may be so subtle that you don’t realize that this is a pivot point. You could also misspeak as words can come out of your mouth without much thought behind them. It’s a good day to edit your work. Sort through your bookshelves and donate to book sales those books that are just taking up space.
November 14 – Moon in Gemini. You have to be extra careful with what you write, type, text, and order on a Mercury ruled day like today when he is moving backwards. Be sure to double and triple check your messages and numbers before you send them away. Hold off on applications, grants, and other proposals. Keep your mind busy by reading those magazines and journals that are sitting in piles around the house and office.
November 15 – Moon VC Gemini, enters Cancer 11:15 am. Just follow along and finish up the week’s work. It’s now a day for starting anything or trying out something that is new to you. It will feel good to look at recipes and then go food shopping. Cook your favorite childhood foods this weekend and offer them to your friends and family for comfort.
November 16 – Moon in Cancer. Make your house safe and secure for the winter. Check to see if you have all the equipment you need – shovels, salt, extra batteries, wood for the fireplace or stove, etc. Sock up on canned and dried foods in case you get snowbound. Fix anything you’ve put off that needs repair. Make a donation to the local food bank.
November 17 – Moon in Cancer, VC from 3:14 pm until 4:57 pm when it enters Leo. Look around the house and see what is old and tatty and can be tossed or recycled. See where you can make space by reducing clutter. Listen to your feelings to tell you what can go. You will want to get out and have some fun this evening.
November 18 – Moon in Leo. Dig deep and let your creative energy out of the cage that your insecurities put it in. Tackle each task your own way and don’t listen to the backlash. It’s important to express your feelings in a loving way and ignore those who don’t. You’ll be happy when you can shine and encourage others. Take extra time to play with the kids.
November 19 – Moon in Leo, VC from 4:11 pm until 8:54 pm when it enters Virgo. Mars enters Scorpio, a sign he rules, and where he is strong. You are done compromising and want things your way. It’s a pleasant day with joy and happiness in the air. Follow your heart and be generous with your hugs and kisses It’s also the last day with Mercury retrograde so be patient and don’t act impulsively.
November 20 – Moon in Virgo. Mercury turns into direct motion at 2:12 pm. Take baby steps forward as Mercury is still standing still and you could run into some problems if you try to rush things. You can revise your what-to-do lists and change your priorities. Look back to what you thought was important three weeks ago and see what has changed. Are you ready to forgive and forget? Pay attention to what you see around you as you look with clear vision.
November 21 – Moon in Virgo. Your mind is back to linear thinking. Now you can explain what you mean using the right words. It’s a relief to not take two steps backwards with every action. Today is the last day of Scorpio so you want to use the depth perception that the sign gives. Focus on what is personal or what you care deeply about.
November 22 – Moon in Libra. The Sun enters Sagittarius at 9:59 am. Everything will seem lighter now and you can see the big picture. Make plans to do many fun social events this weekend. Pick up where you left off with negotiations and deal making. Shop for items to beautify your home and office. Treat your partner to a surprise dinner at an ethnic restaurant.
November 23 – Moon in Libra, VC 9:49 pm. This is the day to get out and about. You want to be among people, both your friends and acquaintances. Go to places and events where you can make some new friends. It’s not the day to make decisions so postpone that until tomorrow. Make today a special day that you will remember for a long time.
November 24 – Moon in Scorpio. It’s a lucky day!!! Venus and Jupiter have their annual meeting and it’s in the lucky sign of Sagittarius this year. Take a risk, make a bet, buy a raffle or lottery ticket, shoot the moon. Your acts of kindness will be repaid many times. Be careful, Mars is standing opposite Uranus and that calls for caution. Think before you leap and then leap if it’s a smart move.
November 25 – Moon in Scorpio, VC 12:30 pm. Work intensely this morning so you can slide through the afternoon. You’ll do best focusing on one task where you can find answers to the problem. Venus enters Capricorn this evening where she puts on a formal dress and urges you to act with class and integrity. It is the dark of the Moon tonight and a good time for a personal ritual.
November 26 – Moon in Sagittarius. Today’s new Moon brings an increased response to inspiration. Mediate on the transition from Fall to Winter and how that affects your spirit. Light a candle to bring help during these long dark nights. You can enthuse, convince, and sell your ideas or products today. Venus and Chiron will give you healing messages tonight, so go to sleep early.
November 27 – Moon in Sagittarius. Neptune turns into direct motion this morning. This gives a spacy feeling to the day. It will be hard to keep up your boundaries and you will see where you have to set new ones. You need to feel you have freedom and don’t want to be trapped in one place. Get outside to roam and explore while you get some exercise.
November 28 – Moon in Capricorn. Have a happy holiday. You’ll want to stick to the tried and true traditions although you can tolerate some innovations to the standard routine. It will be hard to ignore the pressure of your professional life while you take the day off. Try to get everyone to loosen up and enjoy being together.
November 29 – Moon in Capricorn. You’ll be itching to get back to work as your mind sees the next step to take to advance your career. You want to do everything the right way and expect the same of others. Spend time with your elders and glean their wisdom. Teach someone younger than you what you have learned through experience.
November 30 – Moon VC Capricorn, enters Aquarius 3:13 pm. Today is the day to have a holiday and rest and relax. You can catch up on your correspondence and your reading. Visit some older relatives and friends. Go to a museum or some ruins. Shop for antiques. Feed your mind with some edgy avant garde material tonight.